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Weekly college program

  • college student volunteers

    United Hospital is the ideal place to provide you with volunteer experience, while giving you insight into the health care setting.

    We offer flexible scheduling to accommodate semester and class schedule changes. In addition, volunteering at United Hospital may help you in your degree program.

    In addition to our weekly college program, we offer Health Care Serve & Learn Experience (SALE). Through this program, college students gain valuable experience while participating in the rewarding opportunity to meet with a health care professional.

    To make the most of your volunteer experience, United Hospital requires a minimum of 60 volunteer service hours in a six month period.

    Benefits of volunteering

    You'll meet all sorts of people and you'll be making a difference in people's lives. In addition, you receive:

    • flexible scheduling
    • complimentary parking, a one-way bus pass or one-way Metro Mobility pass
    • $7 meal credit per day
    • annual flu vaccine

    Volunteer opportunities

    Provide volunteer assistance for one (or more) 3-hour shift per week at any of the available service opportunities:

    Guest services

    • Gift shop
    • Lobby
    • Patient escort
    • Surgical guest lounge

    Patient services  

    • Courage Kenny PT/OT Department
    • Emergency Department
    • Medical clinics
    • Patient experience cart  
    • Spiritual care


    Support services

    • Clerical/office help
    • Courage Kenny Joint Replacement Department
    • Special projects